The mission of the Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence (FCADV) is to create a violence free world by empowering women and children through the elimination of personal and institutional violence and oppression against all people. FCADV provides leadership, advocacy, education, training, technical assistance, public policy and development, and support to domestic violence center programs.
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Domestic violence can affect anyone. If you are a victim of abuse, you are NEVER to blame – it is NOT your fault. The abuse can be physical, sexual, emotional, psychological, economic or a combination of many types of abuse.
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Upon invitation, FCADV provides free on-site trainings for domestic violence center/shelter staff and volunteers. These trainings are intended to provide information and skills supporting effective advocacy as well as effective programming.
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May 15, 2019 / The Shelter for Abused Women & Children (Collier County)
This training provides twenty four hours of the thirty hours of training required of certified domestic violence center advocates and volunteers in order to qualify for victim/advocate privileged...
May 21, 2019 / Embassy Suites by Hilton Jacksonville
Advocates will explore literacy barriers survivors of domestic may face that affect their economic sustainability and strategies to minimize these barriers. Advocates will also discuss the value of...
May 21, 2019 / Hampton Inn & Suites Orlando/Downtown South- Medical Center
The Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence will host a three-day New Advocate Training for newer CPI Project Co-Located Advocates. The purpose of this training is to enhance newer co-located...